EXPLORE CAMBRIAN COAST DAY RANGER

Unlimited off-peak travel for one day on the lines from Machynlleth to Aberystwyth and from Machynlleth to Pwllheli.

Cambrian Coast Day Ranger ticket

description

The Explore Cambrian Coast Day Ranger allows travel on the lines west of Machynlleth to the coastal town of Aberystwyth and along the Cambrian Coast line through Tywyn, over the Mawddach estuary on Barmouth bridge to Barmouth, Harlech, Criccieth and Porthmadog to the end of the line at Pwllheli.

It allows you to easily visit four of the Welsh narrow gauge railways: the Vale of Rheidol Railway at Aberystwyth, the Talyllyn Railway at Tywyn, the Fairbourne Railway near Barmouth Barmouth and the Ffestiniog Railway at Minffordd.

information

Transport for Wales website
Fairbourne Railway website
Ffestiniog & Welsh highland Railway website
Talyllyn Railway website
Vale of Rheidol Railway website

Ticket Issuing System details:  name  /  code  /  group
CAMBRIAN COASTER DAY RANGER / CCD / I395 EXPLORE CAMBRIAN
CAMBRIAN COASTER FAM DAY RANGR / CCE / I395 EXPLORE CAMBRIAN

This ticket has restriction code B2

fares & restrictions

Fares from 3rd March 2024

adult: £14.60
child (5-15): £7.30
16-17 saver: £7.30
family*: £24.00
railcards ⯆
 16 26 SE DI 2T H V: £9.60
 H child fare: £4.80
 V child fare: £2.75
Railcards ⯈ Railcards:
16 = 16-25
26 = 26-30
SE = Senior
DI = Disabled
2T = Two Together
H = HM Forces
V = Veterans

*Family tickets are for up to 2 adults and up to 2 children

Previous fares ⯈ Previous fares (adult):
2023 - £14.00
2022 - £13.50
2021 - £13.50
2020 - £13.50
2019 - £13.00
2018 - £13.00
2014 - £11.10
2013 - £9.80

time restrictions
Mon to Fri: valid from 09:30

No restrictions at weekends or bank holidays

train operating companies
Transport for Wales

purchasing
Online: X
Train conductor: *
Station ticket office:
Ticket Vending Machine (TVM): i Northern Ticket Vending Machines now sell most ranger and rover tickets but at the moment only for same-day travel (rather prohibitive for distant areas)

Some Avanti West Coast station TVMs for example Crewe, now sell local rangers and rovers.

A number of PTE areas sell local rangers from TVMs in their area e.g. South Yorkshire, Strathclyde and West Midlands

sponsors

Explore Cambrian Coast Day Ranger route map

Explore Cambrian Coast Day Ranger route map

This ticket is valid at these national network stations:

Aberdovey; Abererch; Aberystwyth; Ardudwy
Barmouth; Borth; Bow Street
Criccieth
Dovey Junction; Dyffryn
Fairbourne
Harlech
Llanaber; Llanbedr; Llandanwg; Llandecwyn; Llwyngwril
Machynlleth; Morfa Mawddach
Penhelig; Pensarn; Penychain; Porthmadog; Pwllheli
Talsarnau; Talybont; Tonfanau; Tygwyn; Tywyn